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CBS
Dec 26, 2012 5:30pm PST
report by the national academy of science found that guns likely to be used in crimes were unlikely to be turned in at gun buybacks. the mayor says since 2009, los angeles has collected 8,000 guns at buybacks, a period in which violent crime in the city has dropped by 33%. >> this is part of a much bigger effort, a comprehensive effort to address gun and gang violence. and like i said, in the city of l.a., the proof is in the pudding. >> reporter: the line of cars stretched for six blocks as people waited up to three hours to turn in their guns. >> me turning my rifles in now is my sympathy card to connecticut. >> reporter: so many people are bringing their guns in here that l.a.p.d. officials say this is likely to be their most successful buyback ever. they expect to collect more than 2,500 guns before it's over. >> axelrod: john blackstone in los angeles, thank you. a sad sight here in new york today in a place that's seen its share of trouble lately. an endangered finback whale washed up alive on the beach oh the breezy point section of queens. several volunteer firefighters hosed d
CBS
Dec 24, 2012 5:00pm PST
my dad who loves to cook to my little 7- year-old nephew who is obsessed with like science experiments. >> eye on the bay produce california cities sandra murray -- producer sandra murray discovered it while doing a news segment. forget about rush delivery. simply email or print the ecard and your gift is ready to go. >> by creating electricity from the heat of the fire it can charge your phone, light or other gadgets. >> it gain popularity following hurricane sandy enabling those without power to charge their phone without fire. it is also back ordered and comes with a ding staff gift tag for last minute holiday orders. and, finally, like a juicer but better. justed a frozen bananas and you have a healthy snack with no sugar, milk or added calories. it was a hit in the newsroom. now, it cost about 50 bucks. target stays open until 9:00. so, rush out and grab it now if you want it. >>> if the weather keeps up we will need one of those bio lights. >> reporter: we have a lot of nasty weather. calmer weather towards christmas. outside, the south bay, our view, we had a mostly
CBS
Dec 24, 2012 5:30pm PST
leukemia. does that make a more uncertain morence? >> not only a more uncertain scie science, we actually lose ten uncrs. en reporter: and the down side of turning off a variety of experiments is what? >> we've killed innovation because the most innovative becaus projects are the projects that will go first. >> reporter: the pending budget cuts have also forced labs to etow down the hiring of promising younger scientists. >> turning them down because i have to say to them "in all honesty, i don't know whether i can take you on. on that four to five-year commitment." >> reporter: the n.i.h. hopes to restore the lost 10% if the ifncy's funding is restored, but this is one danger from the anscal cliff that isn't waiting for new year's day. the reduction in medical experiments and the hold on ingoratory jobs is happening now. wyatt andrews, cbs news, wy washington. ghanlor: in afghanistan, another insider attacked today and for inside first tt time the attacker was ackefghan woman. a police sergeant. she shot and killed an american contractor inside a compound in rabul that houses po
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 6:00pm PST
computer science degree. >> i graduated with my bachelor in 2009 and my first job was at a retail store in the mall. at first, it was kind of embarrassing. >> i could not get a job in the field that i wanted to. >> reporter: even with a higher degree, it is still tough. phil song is still in college and is worried because his friend have been forced to take jobs they don't want. >> all my friend who graduated, they have a hard time. all my friends with higher degrees have to work at mcdonald. >> with low-paying jobs, that makes it that much harder for college grads to pay back tuition r college loans. the bills are stagging up. >> my friend bar tends at works at restaurants trying to pay off the college loan he has. >> and laurie stokes has a daughter and worries what kind of world her child will face. >> i got out of the college in early nineties. it was tough market now but not the way it was >> reporter: that was during a recession. what about the people who are trying to get into the job market who don't have degrees? they are finding it nearly impossible to get these minimum wage j
CBS
Dec 24, 2012 5:00am PST
. the interactive science museum has been at the palace of fine arts for more than 40 years. it's moving to pier 15 right there along the embarcadero. it will reopen in april. a farewell ceremony the a its current direction will be held january 22nd. that is so cool. i think i was a kid the last time -- >> i was a kid, too. that was many years ago. >>> the national spotlight on gun control legal cause. >> next both sides on the debate over the right to bear arms. >>> and the booming business for firearms training coming up. school? you can our nominaton on our website: cf dot com slas e may come >>> and what is cool about your school? you can submit journal nation on our web site? you can submit it on our web site. we may come and feature your school on the show. ,, ,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,, mommy! i went potty! that's great, honey.... where? for life's bleachable moments. griswold! check out this the christmas light show to all light shows. cars line up down the street just to e this >>> move over clark griswold. check out this. the christmas height show to end all light shows
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 5:00am PST
science? >> not only that we actually lose ten years. >> reporter: the downside of turning off a variety of experiments is what? >> we've killed innovation. because the most innovative projects are the projects that will go first. >> reporter: the pending budget cuts have also forced labs to slow down the hiring of promising younger scientists. >> turning them down because i have to say to them, in all honesty, i don't know whether i can take you on on that four to five year commitment. >> reporter: the nih hopes to restore the lost 10% if the agency's funding restored but this is one danger from the fiscal cliff that isn't waiting for new year's day. the reduction in medical experiments and the hold on laboratory jobs is happening now. wyatt andrews, cbs news, washington. >>> 5:04 now. some of them don't even know it yet but dozens of former california prison inmates got pardons for christmas. governor brown issued the pardons to 79 convicted felons who have done their full-time and have been -- time and have been crime free now for more than a decade. they include ken benedict
CBS
Dec 31, 2012 7:00am PST
evidence, no artifacts, no science to prove how it happened until now. >> oh, i got a bullet. >> reporter: this past september a team with the national geographic channel series "diggers" used metal detectors to search around the site. they found ten bullets. the trajectory of the bullets led them to this spot near the mccoy well and this find. >> the mccoy house burnt down. man, that's awesome. >> reporter: they outlined the area of the cabin and they began excavating. >> put that in your hand. you're holding a piece of american history. >> reporter: he showed us some of the artifacts. p>> goes>> g in oes the in tgrouhe gnd, rounstayd, ss tays there for 125 years. >> until today. >> until today. this is the thing that confirms ev eryteverhingythi elsng ee.lse. this piece right here, this confirms, oh, it was the cabin. >> & hy p>> is twhy hisis this find so >> we don't have any bullets that were fired at the okay corral or that jesse james fired. here you have a bullet fired in one of the most famous conflicts in amein aricameri. ca. >> 125 years ago tomorrow bob scott's hat
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 1:35am PST
the sonoran desert. >> when we discovered the healing properties and the science behind the nopal cactus, i knew we had to make it trivita's top priority and bring this product to market. we had to get this super fruit, used by the desert natives for hundreds of years, to the many people who are suffering today from symptoms caused by inflammation. >> i couldn't walk without excruciating pain. being physically fit has always been very important to me, but i had to give up my treadmill workouts. i even had to switch to comfort shoes. i started on nopalea during the product's trial period without much hope, but after just six weeks on nopalea i was almost pain-free, and after eight weeks the redness and swelling was completely gone. today i am back in the gym on my treadmill pain-free and power shopping wearing stylish shoes and loving it. i know that pain can rob you of quality of life. if you have inflammatory pain issues, i would encourage you to give nopalea a chance. >> it's incredible that something as yummy and natural as nopalea got me on my feet again. now my energy is back
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 11:00pm PST
science degree. >> i graduated with my bachelors in 2009 and my first job was at a retail store. at first it was kind of embarrassing. >> i couldn't get a job in the field i wanted to. i figured i have to go to law school to get where i wanted to be. >> reporter: even with a higher degree it is still tough. bill song is still. >> college and he's worried about his future because his friends have been forced to take jobs they don't even want. >> all my friends have a hard time. all of my friends with high degrees working at mcdonalds or some places like that, the higher jobs are harder to get nowadays. >> reporter: with a low paying job it's harder for the college grads to pay back student loans. those bills are stacking up. >> one my friends bar tends and works at a restaurant just trying to pay off the lobes she got. >> reporter: maria has a 4-year- old and she's worried about what kind of world her daughter will face. >> it's really distressing. i got out of school in the early 90s. it was a tough market then, but not the way it is now. >> reporter: with all these college graduate
CBS
Dec 30, 2012 6:00am PST
science fiction is rapidly becoming science fact. >> we were put here to to touch, to smell, to taste, to see and to hear the universe. that's a great role. that's a great responsibility. >> osgood: it took more than just rocket fuel to propel sally ride into orbit. as america's first woman in space, she was a role model for those who dream of shooting for the stars. earl scruggs, he aimed high. his picking elevated the five-string bang owe from second fiddle status to star of the show. ♪ (andy griffith theme). >> reporter: no doubt you remember this tune. andy griffiths' may bury recalled our own hometowns as we remember them or wish they could have been. >> if you ever come by this way again, be sure and stop by. i hope you have more time though. we don't like to see folks hurrying through like this. >> osgood: he was something of a friend, one we'll remember for a long time to come. so long, andy. ♪ at last ♪ my love has come >> osgood: we leave it to you, the great etta james to close out our tribute to those who left us in 2012. we only wish we had a bit more time to recount al
CBS
Dec 27, 2012 7:00am PST
of the hottest years ever reported in the history of science. the last ten years goes down as the hottest ten years recorded in the history of science and that means more wacky weather, more moisture, more energy. global warming is a misnomer. it should be called global swing. >> which means the world doesn't end tomorrow. it's just every little event is worse or inkre meantycrementally worse than before. >> you look at all the glaciers are receding. the ice caps has diminished by 50% just in the last 50 years. an area the size of united states in terms of ice disappeared this year over the polar ice caps. the seasons are changing. summer is longer winter is shorter, tropical diseases are moving north. all the indicators show that the earth is warming up and that's what's driving some of this wacky weather. >> duh that show more or could we snap back? >> get used to it. we could be experiencing more 100-year flooding storms, hurricanes because there's more energy circumstance lating. we could argue how much human activity is driving it but everybody agrees the earth is heating up
CBS
Jan 1, 2013 6:00am PST
published in the journal of food science also found that asparagus can protect the liver from toxins including alcohol. >>> and here's something you can sink your teeth into. appear australian man decided to -- an australian man decided to whip up a hangover burger at over 220 pounds. it has the standard fixings of course including meat patties, lettuce, tomato. also added fried egg, bacon and whole barbecued chicken all that between a burger and bun. i guess the fat absorbs the alcohol and makes you feel good but if you eat that you will have other issues. >> you will have a food hangover after that. >> you'll be fat, too. >>> 6:54. coming up with a final check of your top stories. >> plus it's up to the house. the last-minute deal that could avoid that "fiscal cliff." when we come back. ,, ,,,,,,,,,, to give a break cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. whoo! you walk with friends, you meet new friends, and you keep those friendships. it was such a beautiful experience. (jessica lee) ♪ and it's beautiful ♪ undeniable (woman) why walk 60 miles in the bolde
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 12:00pm PST
in one plan. hurry in for a droid razr m by motorola for $49.99. the stuff of science fictio the test. the private space flight company successful . >>> company space eex is testing a rocket. they successfully conducted a test flight of its reusable rocket. this is in texas. the rocket lifted off -- touchdown on the launching pad. they said it's almost ready for its first real lift off. they will save a lot of money. >>> netflix users, i got good news for us. you are in luck. the streaming video service is back online following a christmas eve outage. on its twitter page they blamed amazon's cloud for the problem. wire magazine reports it's the third time this year that an amazon outage has disrupted netflix. they are back online. >>> coming up, santa that prefers a snow board instead. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, need a sleigh to cut a pathn the mountain in steamboat springs, colorado... he bro his snowboard! and even thoh he didn't deliver any prese, he brought lots of smiles te . >>> a man brought his snow board and even though he didn't bring presents's brought a lot of smiles to the
CBS
Dec 31, 2012 5:30pm PST
selling their ivory tusks. left behind are hundreds of orphaned elephants. our contributing science correspondent m. sanjayan of the nature conservancy found a woman who has devoted her entire life to helping them at an elephant sanctuary in kenya. >> reporter: these orphaned elephants are getting a second chance at life thanks to their foster mother, dame daphne sheldrick. >> we tried to replicate what that baby elephant would have in the wild, the most important thing being a family. >> reporter: sheldrick has lived among elephants nearly 60 years and started the orphanage in the 1970s when killing elephants for their tusks became an international crisis. over the years, she has discovered elephants share many traits with humans: a long life-span, mourning of their dead and strong family bonds. that's led to new techniques for raising elephants in captivity. >> so we have a team of keepers that represents the elephant family that they've lost. and here in the nursery, the keepers or attendants are with the little orphans 24 hours a day because a baby elephant in a natural situatio
CBS
Dec 24, 2012 6:00pm PST
to my little 7-year-old nephew who is obsessed with science. >> a segment on the creator. because the hot item is back ordered, forget about rush deliverly. print the ecard and your gift is ready to go. >> it can charge your phone, light or other gadgets. >> the bio light camp stove gained popularity after hurricane sandy enabling people to charge their phones. great for anyone who lives in earthquake country. it is also back ordered and comes with a digital gift tag for last minute holiday orders. >> finally, a juicer but better. no sugar, milk or added calories. we have a variety of recipes. it was a hit in the newsroom. >> cost about $50. you can find it at a variety of retailers. unfortunately, the only one you may still be able to get to is target which stays open until 9:00. julie watts, cbs 5. >>> still to come, the bay area clinic helping people what happened injuries get back on the -- hand injuries get back on the job. >>> plus, how you can track santa from the palm of your hand. >>> it is a special day tomorrow. we have a special type of forecast for you. your 7 day weather
CBS
Dec 26, 2012 6:00am PST
get anything else. >> pretty sad now, yeah. >> reporter: rory graduated with a computer science degree. >> i graduated with my bachelor's in 2009 and i was working retail in the mall. it was embarrassing. >> i couldn't get a job in the field i wanted to so i had to take what i could to get where i want to be. >> reporter: even with a higher degree it's tough. bill song is still in college and worried about his future because his friends have been forced to take jobs they don't even want. >> all my friends who graduated are having a hard time. they had to start i retail. my friends are higher degrees are working in mcdonald's. >> reporter: it's hard for college grads to pay back student loans. with tuitions rising across the nation, those bills are stacking up. >> i think one of my friends bar tends and works at a restaurant trying to pay off the loans she got. >> reporter: maria has a 4-year- old and she is already worried about what kind of world her daughter will face. >> it's really distressing. i got out of school in the early '90s and it was a tough market then but not like
CBS
Dec 29, 2012 5:00am PST
-- >> i actually read that in a science book and when i tried it i thought my customers are either going to think i'm crazy or they're going to like it but they were asking for more. they wanted six or a dozen. it's only a few weeks i've been doing it but it works well. in an oyster you have salt fat, and protein and now we have acid and sugar in the kiwi. those are the five principles of cooking so you have it all. >> you mentioned we have foie gras on the side which can be a little controversial. >> well, now there's a lot of movement particularly in new york state to make the foie gras concept, the process extremely healthy and humane. >> canadians are helping. i don't think there'll be any more issues with the foie gras. you know the romans and the greeks used to eat foie gras. the liver gets naturally large before they migrate. so some are concerned they force the liver to be that large but the bird does it twice a year on its own. >> this might look a little overwhelming for some audience members. >> we have the duck glazed with lick rizorice powder from france and dates from
CBS
Dec 28, 2012 7:00am PST
. >> hard. >> there's science to it. >> there's heavy science and we tell you all about it in the book. >> we know what happens when we eat junk food. we get father, but what happens inside the body? >> a lot of things happen. we eat too much we gain fat and it's toxic. it surrounds our vital organs causes a toxic disease. it's killing us. >> there's two things here what you eat and what you do with your body. what's going on, chris, with our body and what does it take to cement that habit? >> one of the nice things about the book nice guys don't talk about exercise a lot. we talk about it all the time. it's the flywheel of maintenance. it does all kinds of stuff to help you lose weight be healthier, more optimistic or more energetic. we told people it makes a world of sense to work out semi hard six days a week. people go, what? way too scarey. but you have to do it. >> weight's become a bad buzzsquoorks . >> wheat's become a bad buzz world. >> 1% of the americans have celiac disease and they can't have wheat in their diet. i think it's easy for us to say, hey, we can't eat wheat prod
CBS
Jan 1, 2013 5:00am PST
and alleviate a new year's hangover. the study published in the journal of food science found asparagus protects the liver from toxins, including alcohol. so coming to a bar near you. >> a beer and some asparagus! >>> it's hard to imagine a tougher new year's resolution to keep than one made by an australian couple. they are in their 60s. they started bright and early this morning planning to run 365 marathons in 2013. yes, that's one a day at more than 26 miles each. they say they are doing it to inspire people to make conscious lifestyle choices like they have made. >> 20 years ago, i wouldn't able to run one city block. i couldn't run more than 100 meters. since they have i lost 50 pounds and i feel so much better. >> not only that but i get a younger man without a divorce. >> wow. >> he is actually 28. [ laughter ] >> ten years ago, jeanette was actually diagnosed with breast cancer and given six months to live. she credits her diet of raw vegan food with saving her life. that's ambitious. one marathon would be enough for me. >> that's amazing. have you ever run a marathon
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 7:00am PST
field of officiating. that's part of officiating. it's an imperfect science. we think we have the best but we need to continue to improve. >> nfl football is one of the most attractive sports in terms of television and everything else. it's american -- americans love football. do you think it can expand beyond america? >> well, we had great success over in the u.k. next year we'll expand it to two games and we're playing in toronto. we have had great success in other markets like mexico and the far east. i believe our future is very bright overseas. the game is very popular. our fans on a global basis want more and more football. that's what we're doing. we're responding to that interest. >> you talked about the culture. football players in the nfl are role models and in the nba as well and in other professional sports. how do you make sure that the players appreciate that by their personal conduct? >> well, we have a personal conduct policy which was put together with the players. and it's very important because they are role models and they're held to a higher standard. i think
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